Basque movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant basque movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful, captivating and sincere films and TV shows about / with basque, female nudity, murder, couples, sex, death, mother son relationship, terrorism, male nudity and love and romance plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Crime genres shot in Spain, France, USA and other countries.
basque movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as basque: Room in Rome (2010), The Red Squirrel (1993), The Tree of Blood (2018), Blinded (1997), Ander (2009), Now, Forager (2012), The War Is Over (1966), The Deputy and the Congressman (1978), Under the Stars (2007), Overdose (1983).

List of basque movies

Room in Rome (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A hotel room in the center of Rome serves as the setting for two young and recently acquainted women to have a physical adventure that touches their very souls.
Style: sexual, stylized, serious, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: lesbian sex, lesbian, gays and lesbians, sexual relations, fall in love, love and romance, hotel, gender, couples, hotel room, intimacy, sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, renaissance
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
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The Red Squirrel (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Mystery, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Jota is about to commit suicide. As he fighting against himself, trying to jump off a bridge, a girl riding a motorcycle falls off the bridge. He runs to help her, and goes with her to the hospital. She has forgotten even what her name is, and he ...
Style: semi serious, surreal, atmospheric, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: amnesia, lie, motorcycle, haunted by the past, camp, memory loss, passion, suicide attempt, rock, romance, mistaken identity, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain
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The Tree of Blood (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Marc and Rebeca, a young couple, travel to an old country house that used to belong to their family. Once there, they write the shared history of their roots, creating a huge family tree that harbours relationships of love, heartbreak, sex, madness, ...
Plot: beach, male nudity, basque, spanish civil war, first kiss, red car, russian mafia, stepfather, mafia, blonde, family secrets, female nudity ...
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Blinded (1997)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Featuring plenty of two-fisted action with romantic and political overtones, this intelligent thriller from Spanish director Daniel Calparsoro is set in the Basque region of northernmost Spain and centers on the clash between two Basque terrorists ...
Plot: runaway, eta, terrorism, murder, sex, violence, basque, terrorist, son, terrorist group, male female relationship, town mayor
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Ander (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A love story between a Basque farmer and a Peruvian immigrant.
Style: serious, emotional, sincere, realistic, atmospheric
Plot: gay relationship, farmer, coming out, village, gays and lesbians, master and servant, lgbt, sex, self discovery, fall in love, forbidden love, gender ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: peru
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Now, Forager (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Poland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lucien and Regina are foragers - they gather wild mushrooms and sell them to New York restaurants. They live simply, according to the seasons. When Regina seeks more stability, their marriage is put to a test.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy, touching
Plot: crumbling marriage, couple relations, relationship vs career, in the woods, cooking and food, restaurant, ambition, unfulfillment, couples, family problems, unfulfilled love, life turned upside down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, new york, usa
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The War Is Over (1966)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Sweden
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A group of Spanish refugees try to organize protests from France. Their network is under constant threat by the police and some of them have recently been arrested. The main character (played by Yves Montand) dedicated his whole life to the battle ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, tense, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: idealism, rebelliousness, political unrest, new wave, rebellion, society, state affairs, aging, introspection, haunted by the past, dishonesty, one more chance ...
Time: 60s, year 1965, 1960s
Place: europe, spain, france, algeria, rome italy ...
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The Deputy and the Congressman (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Madrid, Roberto Orbea is a member of the Spanish communist party. He is married to Carmen, and he has been elected as Deputy in the first democratic elections in Spain. But his enemies, the fascist, know his double life. Roberto likes boys, and they ...
Style: serious, captivating, thought provoking, realistic, sincere
Plot: politics, politician, hidden camera, hustler, male prostitute, hospital, gay, blackmail, murder, love triangle, militant, vandalism ...
Time: 70s
Place: madrid, spain, europe
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Under the Stars (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Selfish, opportunistic Benito returns to his home in Navarre when he learns that his father is dying. There, he reconnects with his younger brother Lalo, a metal sculptor who is emotionally needy. Benito also develops a surprising bond with Ainara, ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: dealing with death, self discovery, siblings relations, urban, homecoming, family problems, family relations, mentally unstable, death in the family, down on your luck, family in crisis, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain
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Overdose (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Bilbao. The commander of the Guardia Civil, Evaristo Torrecuadrada discovers that his son Paco of 17 years old is a heroin addict. His hope was to see him in the Military Academy. Paco, by differences with his father, runs away from home with a ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: friendship, overdose, heroin addiction, prostitute, drugs/alcohol, juvenile delinquency, addiction, adolescence, teenager, prostitution, social issues, urban ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, spain
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Question of Luck (1996)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the Spanish neo-noir film Question of Luck Julio (Eduardo Noriega) is at a turning point in his life. His fish farm business has collapsed, and his attractive fiancee, Concha (Leire Berrocal) is pushing Julio to get married. But Julio seems ...
Style: twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: older woman younger man sex, femme fatale, crime, dangerous attraction, village, jewelry, crimes, danger, dishonesty, betrayal, crime gone awry, manipulations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain
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Ogro (1979)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 115 min.
Story: At the close of 1973, Franco is still governing Spain with an iron hand. Opposition parties are forbidden; labor movements are repressed; and Basque nationalists are mercilessly hunted. The caudillo is aging, though, and the future of the régime is ...
Style: based on true events
Plot: terrorism, eta, terrorist bombing, terrorist attack, murder, terrorist group, revolution, terrorist, bomb, fascism, shot to death, explosion ...
Time: year 1978, year 1973
Place: basque country, spain, madrid
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Clandestine (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Three boys escape from a youth prison in Spain, and head for the city of Madrid. Xabi and Joel, both Spanish, and an Arabic boy named Driss, quickly meet up with some eccentric people on the road. Joel, and the very cute and lovable Driss have no ...
Style: bleak, serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Plot: terrorism, bomb, eta, crime, criminal heroes, homosexuality, crimes, life is a bitch, gays and lesbians, love affair, curses spells and rituals, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain
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For 80 Days (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Where is the thin line that separates friendship from desire? After more than 50 years without seeing each other, two 70 years old women dare crossing the line
Style: serious, gloomy, touching, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: elderly lovers, hospital, farm, elderly, friendship, golden years, haunted by the past, reunion, high school, road not taken, lesbian mother, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, spain
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Cows (1992)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A film set in the Basque region, beginning in the Carlist war of 1875 and ending during the Spanish Civil war of 1936. The film portrays how one single act of cowardice shapes the life of the next three generations of two families and fuels the ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: civil war, cow, uninhibited rivalry, haunted by the past, political unrest, battles, rivalry, soldier, dealing with death, survival, human nature, redemption ...
Time: 19th century, 30s, 20th century, 1870s, 1930s
Place: basque country
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Foreign Land (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Brazil, Portugal
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After the death of her mother, a young Brazilian decides to leave his country and travel to her native land. In a foreign land, he finds love and danger.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: on the run, interracial relations, crimes, crime, dishonesty, love and romance, romance, couples, gang, gangsters, espionage, opposites attract ...
Time: 90s, year 1990
Place: brazil, spain, europe, latin america, lisbon portugal ...
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The Jackal (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France, Germany, Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Hired by a powerful member of the Russian mafia to avenge an FBI sting that left his brother dead, the perfectionist Jackal proves an elusive target for the men charged with the task of bringing him down: a deputy FBI boss and a former IRA terrorist.
Style: cynical, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, fbi, assassination attempt, cold war, hidden identity, chase, kgb, trap, vengeance, lone wolves, crimes, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia, montreal quebec canada, helsinki finland, u.s. capitol building, massachusetts ...
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The Passage (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: During WW 2, a Basque shepherd is approached by the underground, who wants him to lead a scientist and his family across the Pyrenees. While being pursued by a sadistic German.
Plot: shepherd, scientist, exploitation, train, female nudity, gypsy, ss, ss officer, snow, world war two, resistance, nazi ...
Time: 1940s
Place: basque country
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Red Lights (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A cross-country trip turns out to be a nightmare for a troubled couple.
Style: serious, disturbing, psychological, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, traffic jam, hitchhiker, crimes, danger, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, family problems, fugitives, crumbling marriage, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france
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Broken Trail (2006)
Genre: Western
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 184 min.
Story: Broken Trail is a 2006 Western miniseries directed by Walter Hill and starring Robert Duvall and Thomas Haden Church. Written by Alan Geoffrion, who also wrote the novel, the story is about an aging cowboy and his nephew who transport 500 horses ...
Style: captivating, serious, epic, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: cowboy, old west, brothel, widow, corral, nephew, gang, prostitute, rescue, partners, rivalry, fall in love ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, usa, oregon
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The White Dove (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This is a Spanish Drama-Romance starring Antonio Banderas
Plot: terrorism, incest, flamenco, eta, male female relationship, death of father, politics, police, political activist, death of daughter, explosion, father daughter relationship ...
Place: spain
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Behold a Pale Horse (1964)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Manuel Artiguez, a famous bandit during the Spanish civil war, has lived in French exile for 20 years. When his mother is dying he considers visiting her secretly in his Spanish home town. But his biggest enemy, the Spanish police officer Vinolas, ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: chase, spanish civil war, hospital, hidden identity, war, uninhibited rivalry, political unrest, chases and races, rivalry, on the run, vengeance, haunted by the past ...
Time: 60s
Place: france, spain
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Lovers of the Arctic Circle (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Otto and Ana are kids when they meet each other. Their names are palindromes. They meet by chance, people are related by chance. A story of circular lives, with circular names, and a circular place (Círculo polar) where the day never ends in the ...
Style: clever, serious, atmospheric, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: coincidence, destiny, coming of age, pilot, snow, romance, young lovers, human nature, love at first sight, sibling relationship, divorce, love of one's life ...
Time: 90s
Place: scandinavia, finland, australia, spain
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Aguirre, the Wrath of God (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A few decades after the destruction of the Inca empire, a Spanish expedition leaves the mountains of Peru and goes down the Amazon river in search of gold and wealth. Soon, they come across great difficulties and Don Aguirre, a ruthless man who ...
Style: epic, atmospheric, tense, bleak, stylized ...
Plot: adventure, gold, expedition, legends and myths, treasure hunt, obsession, amazon, jungle, insanity, monk, starvation, slavery ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s
Place: south america, peru, latin america, spain, andes mountains
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Michael's Death (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Opening at the funeral mass for Mikel, we flashback to those that played a part in Mikel's life and death; his estranged wife, his traditional Basque mother, a female impersonator and friend to Mikel in his coming out, and even the local priest.
Style: emotional, serious, gloomy, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: funeral, estrangement, protest, singer, homosexuality, pharmacist, politics, family problems, clergy, gays and lesbians, unsupportive spouse, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: spain, basque country, europe
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